Job description

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HSBC is one of the banking and financial services organisations in the world, with operations in 64 countries and territories. We aim to be where the growth is, enabling businesses to thrive and economies to prosper, and, ultimately, helping people to fulfil their hopes and realise their ambitions.

We are currently seeking an experienced professional to join our team in the role of Senior Architecture Manager

BusinessWholesale IT 

Principal responsibilities 

  • Closely work with global liquidity business to understand business pain points and ask, translating the requirements into the architecture for that solution, ensuring the products and services meet the customer needs and expected business outcomes. Lead the team to fully implement the solution till delivery to market.
  • Participate in domain and technical discussions and contribute actively to meet the directions set by the SVS/Portfolio/Chief enterprise architect
  • Promote new but fit for purpose technologies, frameworks and design patterns in the Data Architecture/tooling space, and come up with a well-documented Clear choice and well-crafted POC for the same
  • Ensuring the design of the solutions are cost effective and maintained through the agile development lifecycle, managing the flow of the backlog of design activities
  • Ensuring the NFRs are consistently defined and architected into the design
  • Work with value stream Data architect, and touch-base with Wholesale Data Architecture team to adopt the strategic and consistent technologies for Liquidity Data Platform Architecture.
  • Effectively Contribute to the creation and evolution of SVS (sub-value stream) roadmap by owning the roadmaps for Liquidity Data Applications under the Liquidity SVS
  • Drive Data application architecture evolution, moving on premise application to Cloud, including the transitional architectures on hybrid estate
  • At least 12 years working experience in IT industry, with at least 5 years in design and architecture, and around 2 years experience in Data platforms Designing
  • Strong background in architect design including cloud architecture, on premise architecture and hybrid architecture.
  • Experience in designing cloud-native Data platforms/applications, and deployment designs for any public cloud, with a deep understanding of Reference Architecture for Data Platforms
  • Experience in creating resilient, scalable, and performant Data platform designs
  • Strong experience in Domain Data Modelling and creating common taxonomy, to consolidate diverse data from varied source applications
  • Strong technical background in BI Tools, Big data, data lake, ETL, Hadoop, Spark, Kafka, streaming data process and batch data processing etc.
  • Rich hands-on experience on Qlik technology including Qlik View, Qlik Sense for optimizing data visualizations
  • Experience with at least one CDC tool, and at least one ETL/ELT tools; preferably Qlik Compose, Qlik Replicate (on-prem) or GCP native tech etc.
  • Knowledge of AI/ML tools and techniques to be able to advise and evaluate the right model or tool for advanced analytics (predictive, prescriptive analytics) use cases
  • Strong knowledge on cloud data warehouse/storage technologies, especially on GCP (BigQuery/GCS/Pub Sub/Dataflow/BigTable) and able to develop solution using Cloud Technologies.
  • Expertise on Design Governance processes – Design Artifacts creation and management, Present into Design Authority for approvals, create design governance records for audit and tracking
  • Creation of strategic Application level architecture roadmaps including the transitional state strategies to aid transformational strategies
  • Ability to balance the strategy with Business value demonstrate the same in Tech roadmaps
  • Working experience on optimization of Data processing and storage technologies, with knowledge around FinOps and cost optimization in Cloud.
  • Broad understanding of DevOps tooling including ability to bake them into the Deployment architectures of Data Platforms
  • Good Understanding of logging, monitoring, and alerting platforms for standard application integration
  • Good understanding of Infra components like Network, Storage, Compute, and underlying Infra resilience in cloud/on-prem.
  • Good understanding of data security, application security, and security on Cloud in order to pick and integrate the services with appropriate security posture/pre-requisites.
  • Proven record of performance improvement success experience for enterprise system.
  • Very strong communication and presentation skill in English, both written and verbal. Strong structure documentation skill in English.
  • Experience with leading people as team leader. Ability to guide junior teammate for project delivery. A good team player.
  • Have a passion for technology – this represents a great opportunity to broaden experience and gain new skills, it really helps if the candidate has a genuine interest for the technology
  • Should have capability to evaluate and explore options (Technology/Tools etc) for implementing solution in cloud and might have to quickly switch and adopt with new requirements as per project demands.
  • Familiar with agile scrum processes, agile tools etc.


About HSBC Technology China

We develop, implement and support software and IT services and processes that allow HSBC to remain at the forefront of high-quality banking systems.

You’ll achieve more when you join HSBC.

HSBC is an equal opportunity employer committed to building a culture where all employees are valued, respected and opinions count. We take pride in providing a workplace that fosters continuous professional development, flexible working and, opportunities to grow within an inclusive and diverse environment. We encourage applications from all suitably qualified persons irrespective of, but not limited to, their gender or genetic information, sexual orientation, ethnicity, religion, social status, medical care leave requirements, political affiliation, people with disabilities, color, national origin, veteran status, etc., We consider all applications based on merit and suitability to the role.”

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